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- n. A manifestation of the consciousness of an individual or group
With Thurisaz comes the thoughtform, awareness of one's self and what one could become.
Expanding on that idea, maybe the area itself produced a thoughtform, using the people there to give it visible existence.
Suppose the Mothman thoughtform was NOT created either unconsciously by the residents of the area where it appeared certainly a possibilty though or by some nonhuman intelligence.
It a Medieval thoughtform that persists among religious.
Tied down as we are in the world of the five senses, it may not be easy to relate cause and effect; but in the realm of conscious energy, every momentous thoughtform must reveal itself in the mundane world at some point.